Dreems uncovers half-remembered reveries from a long-lost era where true authority comes from rainsticks, not nightsticks. The exotic vocal samples and timeless Desolate-Afro-World-Rave sounds aren't meant for killing dance floors, but breathing new life into them, lovingly awaiting your spectacular rebirth on the other end of his musical Earth Canal. A new psychedelic safari awaits.
A founding member of Amadeus Records, Montreal’s Forrest has releases on 2020Vision, Mobilee, Visionquest, Defected, Vakant, and Souvenir. Working closely with Montreal producer/sound engineer Jonathan Doyon, he’s quickly evolving into a fully-fledged solo artist, while maintaining a number of collaborations with acts such as Avatism, Eric Volta, Re.You, and Tom Budden.
Former Circus Afterhours and Aria resident Driss Skali blends house, tech house, and minimal into his own signature house music. In 2011, he founded Casbour Records and works actively into finding new talents to build his deep house label crew.
Bob Moses is the Canadian-raised, New York-based duo signed to boutique label Scissor and Thread. Although the pair only casually discussed music in high school art class, it wasn't until several years later that they bumped into each other at a Lowe's parking lot and teamed up to make the act now known as Bob Moses.
Originally from Eastern Europe, where they’ve been successful since the mid-90s, Relish House Mafia’s Alixwell, Tonyngrosso and Michel Angello are the love children of Siberian sausage barons and contraband rainbow flag smugglers. Their imminent summer tour is intended to conquer the Western World. Do not miss it, or you’ll regret it for years to come.
Montreal's Thomas White takes a post-genre approach to club music, where grime, juke, trap & 90s RnB intersect in previously unfathomable ways. As co-founder of RAW Records and with recent releases on Paradisiaca Recordings and Pixelord's Hyperboloid Records, Thomas White embodies the internet culture that has positioned itself as the vanguard of musical innovation.
The One Tash has commandeered parties at various establishments far and wide, produces 'Future Classic Radio' on CKUT FM with co-host Moonstarr, and runs the monthly ‘THUMP’ night with Mark Vicente and DJ Luv. Expect a wide array of sounds where bass, soul, and the boogie congregate.
Jamie XX is the mastermind beatmaker behind UK indie darlings The xx. Since that band first broke in 2009 though, he has embarked on a much-discussed parallel career as an international DJ and all-round supporter of the ever-evolving UK underground dance scene. He’s also remixed, among others, the late jazz poet Gil Scott-Heron’s comeback album, 2010’s I’m New Here.
Jackie Spade's musical journey has taken many turns over the past few years, from the after-hours of Montreal, to the clubs of Toronto, from high-energy techno and house, to minimal. Whether on a dance floor or a bedroom floor, one thing is for certain: you will always hear Jackie's femininity, masculinity, introspection and energy come alive in her music.
Montreal’s Marciano is a DJ/producer known for his rhythmic and diverse productions. With a strong and unique sound, Marciano puts a lot of heart and time into his productions and his DJ sets, which are built to make you travel into a techy universe that ends with an explosion of energy.
Recognized as one of Montreal’s favourite daughters, Misstress Barbara’s productions are notorious for mixing hard beats into techno that ranges from funky and pumpin’ to groovy, techy and minimal. She’s continually pushing her own artistic boundaries in search of the next unique sound.
Doc'trin is a high-spirited party animal, active member of the world-renown Music Is My Sanctuary family, and key component to Montreal's vibrant nightlife scene. Exhibiting an intense passion at the controls, Doc’trin enthusiastically mixes house, disco, funk, techno, R&B, 2-Step, hip-hop and world beats.
For over 18 years, Montreal's DJ Michael Terzian of the Nu Bang Clan crew has promoted a cutting-edge, soulful brand of house. Terzian's weekly 3-hour radio show, Salvation From Sin on Montreal's CJLO 1690AM, featured many local and international guests over its 3-year run (2010-2013). These days, Michael serves as Music & Programming Director for the DEEP channel at MotionFm.com.